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FORGOTTEN TREASURES AT NYHS ARMORY RETROSPECTIVE

Publisher 
Culture Grinder
Date 
December 16, 2013
The legends surrounding the legendary 1913 Armory Show are well known to modern art aficionados. The critical shock provoked by works like Nude Descending a Staircase and Matisse’s garish travesties drew a line in the aesthetic sand that forever divided the avant-garde from its less adventurous counterparts, determining the direction of “advanced” art for decades to come.  . . . Read more . . .
Creative: Tronvig Group